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B.Sc. (Hons.) (Optometry and Ophthalmic Techniques)(Bachelor of Science in Optometry and Ophthalmic Techniques)

Course Information
Name

B.Sc. (Hons.) (Optometry and Ophthalmic Techniques)(Bachelor of Science in Optometry and Ophthalmic Techniques)
Duration

3 Years
Course Type

Graduation
Eligibility

10+2
Course Details

B.Sc. (Hons.) (Optometry and Ophthalmic Techniques)
Bachelor of Science in Optometry and Ophthalmic Techniques

B.Sc. Hons. Optometry and Ophthalmic Techniques or Bachelor of Science Honors in Optometry and Ophthalmic Techniques is an undergraduate Optometry course. Optometry and Ophthalmic Techniques is a health care profession, using modern technologies, concerned with eyes and related structures, as well as vision, visual systems, and vision information processing in humans. Bachelor of Science Honours in Optometry and Ophthalmic Techniques is generally three academic year course. IGNOU, Delhi is providing in four years in regular and maximum period of six years to complete the programme. It may be provided on part time basis by certain institutes. The duration of the course is four years and it is valuable and job orienting in nature which opens many options after its completion for the students.

B.Sc. Hons. Optometry and Ophthalmic Techniques Eligibility

  • The candidates should complete their 10+2 or its equivalent exam in Science stream with English, Physics, Chemistry and Biology with at least 45% marks in the aggregate.
  • The marks of admission for this course may vary from college to college as in some colleges they conduct their own admission tests.
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I have comlete my 12+ in science. Bt i dnt have chemistery subject. Can i apply for B.Sc. Hons. Optometry and Ophthalmic Techniques.
by Sasanka deka, on Nov-16-2014
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Options:
-assist eye specialists in big eye hospitals, eye care health units, etc., as refractionist, orthoptists, theatre assistants and refractionists.
-Get themselves self employed ad opticians, optometrists and refractionists
-estimate errors of refraction and be able to prescribe glasses
-maintain ophthalmic appliances and instruments
-assess ocular motility disorders and prescribe adequate treatment including eyeball exercises.

Salary:
Rs 10,000-60,000
by Guest, on Jul-12-2013
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what are the options after doing this optometry programme and what will be the salary we get after doing this ?
by Shivani, on Jul-11-2013
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